SAP Finance Support Consultant - Team Lead - UK Home Based

Up to £70,000 plus benefits package
17 Jul 2019
14 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

SAP Finance Support Consultant - Team Lead - UK Home Based or Glasgow
Work from home UK or Glasgow
Up to £70,000 plus benefits package

Permanent, Full-Time Role

Excellent opportunity for a SAP Finance Support Consultant to join the managed services function of one of the leading SAP authorities delivering solutions to more than 6,000 customers worldwide

Who we are:

We are one of the leading international IT full-service providers in the SAP environment, with employees in 25 countries. Our market-leading SAP competence was built through many years of developing highly innovative solutions and services, and enhanced through our strong international presence.

Since 2008 we have belonged to the NTT DATA corporate group, one of the largest telecommunications firms and IT service providers in the world. This cooperation allows our customers to take advantage of the best available support with their expansion plans, and provides our employees with a world leading network of specialists.

Key Facts:

+ Established in 1989.
+ More than 7,000 employees.
+ Specialist for innovative SAP technologies, like S/4HANA, Cloud Computing, Big Data, Business Analytics, User Experience (UX) as well as the Internet of Things.
+ Globally SAP Certified in Hosting, AMS, HANA Operations and Cloud Services.
+ More than 6,000 customers worldwide.
+ Headquarters in Bielefeld (Germany).
+ Management board: Norbert Rotter, Chief Executive Officer Dr. Michael Dorin, Chief Financial Officer.
+ Located in 25 countries.

The SAP Finance Support Consultant Role:

+ The role will be split 60% hands on functional and 40% team lead
+ Lead team in delivering services in the Financial Transformation space and all new technologies across all these modules
+ Co-ordinate and manage the day-to-day activities of the team by monitoring and managing the distribution of the daily workload evenly
+ responsible for leading, motivating and overseeing the day-to-day management of a team of Managed Service Support Consultants; ensuring that the team provide a first class service to UK & Ireland customers

This is a very customer focused, hands-on role where the Team Leader will be expected to work on customer tickets as well as undertake the day-to-day management aspects that the post requires.

The ideal candidate will be able to encourage effective team working by seeking input from team members and will support team members (technically and operationally) in achieving continuous improvement by encouraging ideas and recommendations for procedural, operational and system improvements.

About You:

Candidate Profile/ Core competencies:

+ Broad SAP Finance and Controlling skills across HANA, ECC and EPM tools
+ Provide finance advice/guidance to customers in relation to statutory obligations i.e. ability to speak knowledgeably about finance processes with Finance professionals
+ Good integration skills the key functions SD, MM and PP together with any analytical tools used within the SAP landscape
+ Understand SAP offerings i.e. Concur, S4Hana, BPC and the Cloud products that going forward will be related/integrated with finance.
+ Ability to provide end to end business solutions.
+ Ability to oversee larger pieces of work.
+ Proven experience in a combined customer service handling / functional support role.
+ Experience within a consultant environment an advantage.
+ Good academic background with a degree or equivalent qualification in Information Technology, Business Studies, Computing or relevant subject an advantage.
+ Experience of motivating and leading others or deputising in the team leader’s absence.
+ Experience of providing structured feedback and coaching others.
+ High standard of communication both written and verbal.
+ Capable of managing own workload with minimal supervision to tight deadlines.
+ Able to prioritise and distribute team workload effectively.
+ Able to deal with challenging customer and resource issues in a professional and supportive manner and to see these through to resolution.
+ Keen to offer ideas and solutions to develop the AMS Functional Support function.
+ Ability to encourage ideas from ground level up.

Become part of a Global Company with a history of success and ambitious plans for the future.

Your Background / Previous Roles May Include:
SAP Finance Solutions Consultant, SAP Services, SAP Finance Support, SAP Finance Service Delivery.

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

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